General Investing >> Money Manager Interviews >> January 7, 2002

Alfred Lagan – Congress Asset Management Company

ALFRED A. LAGAN founded Congress Asset Management Company in 1985. He is Chief Investment Officer of the Investment Policy Committee. Mr. Lagan is also Chairman and President of the Board of Directors of Congress Trust, N.A. Prior to starting the firm, he held senior investment positions at several financial services firms. Most recently he was Senior Vice President, Senior Portfolio Manager and Director of several investment subsidiaries of the Putnam Companies. Mr. Lagan is a CFA charterholder and a member of the New York Society of Security Analysts, the Boston Security Analysts Society, and the Boston Economics Club. He earned an MBA from New York University with distinction and a BA from Iona College. Profile
TWST: Can you give us a brief description of Congress Asset Management

Company and your responsibilities there?

Mr. Lagan: We have about $3.3 billion of assets under management. We

have a very